Category: ‘Color Grading’

URSA mini 4.6K footage test drive

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This past month marks exactly three years since the Sony F55 first started shipping and was available worldwide. I’ve been a pretty proud owner of the F55 and aside from some of it’s quirks that still exist, it’s a camera that has come a long way with periodic firmware updates unlocking new or improved functionality for FREE that wasn’t previously …

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Another Catalyst Browse coloring session

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I worked on a narrative project recently and eager to see some of the results brought the footage shot on the Sony PMW-F55 into Catalyst Browse software by Sony. Below is not what I’d called “color grading” but rather simple “color correction” – the difference to me being that “grading” is more about stylizing an image perhaps with a specific …

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Adding Film grain in Resolve

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For those looking to add film grain in Davinci Resolve there are probably at least three ways I can think of doing this off the top of my head but for today I wanted to share a method using a 35mm film grain scan combined with a NODE and EXTERNAL MATTE which can offer a lot of flexibility and advantages. …

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Nice grade in Sony Catalyst Browse

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Below are some frame grabs from a recent series of commercial spots my production company was hired to shoot for Philips, which I worked as the Director of Photography on. The looks shown here are not the final grade and only the result of some playing around in Sony Catalyst Browse software which I have been using since it’s release …

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